Preparing students for successful lives in a complex world

Preparing students for successful lives in a complex world

There’s a special dynamic to Bloomsburg University enabling it to cater to just about any student. It’s a comfortable, slow-paced community for some, while a bustling, city-like atmosphere for others.

And for Courtney Dunn, an English major from Mifflintown, she represents the perfect fit — a small town girl fully enjoying BU’s world of opportunities. #HuskyUnleashed

Building on a rich history of academic excellence as one of 14 public universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, Bloomsburg University prepares and inspires students to become dynamic and confident leaders.

Resources for Academic Excellence ... As the largest comprehensive university in Northeastern and Northcentral Pennsylvania, BU offers 54 undergraduate majors, 44 undergraduate minors and 20 graduate programs, along with the experiences and technology to give students the best possible preparation for careers in their field.

Connections to Careers and the World ... An alumni base of more than 60,000 enables students to network throughout eastern U.S. and beyond. Students also have opportunities to study abroad in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas.

Environment for Service and Engagement ... More than 250 student clubs and organizations — ranging from community service to the arts and business to entertainment — give students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and creativity ... to grow both professionally and personally. Students are actively involved within the community with more than 62,000 hours dedicated to volunteerism each year.


Program Approval: PA Department of Education, State Board of Nursing, American Chemical Society and American Registry of Radiologic Technologies. A hard copy of an accreditation certificate is available through the Office of Planning and Assessment at 570-389-4027.